Aldergrove, County Antrim


Aldergrove, County Antrim

Aldergrove is a small village in County Antrim, Northern Ireland, 6 miles from Antrim and 18 miles from Belfast. It lies within the Antrim Borough Council area.

The name Aldergrove is more commonly used to describe the major airfield to the north east of the village. Two long runways serve both the civil Belfast International Airport and the military base RAF Aldergrove.

Aldergrove railway station opened on 13 November 1871. [cite web | title=Aldergrove | work=Railscot - Irish Railways | url=http://www.railscot.co.uk/Ireland/Irish_railways.pdf | accessdate=2007-08-27]

See also

*List of villages in Northern Ireland
*List of towns in Northern Ireland

References


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